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Sam X Yang: High level oxygen air conditioning. April 6, 1999: US05890366 (5 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a process for Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) applications. In particular, this invention relates to a method for supplying oxygen concentrated air to an indoor air environment, which is termed as High Level Oxygen Air Conditioning (HLOAC): The High Level O ...


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James Christopher Curlander, Asaf Gilboa Amir, Lauren Marie Kisser, Robert Arthur Koch, Ricky Dean Welsh: Multi-level fulfillment center for unmanned aerial vehicles. Amazon Technologies, Lee & Hayes PLLC, October 3, 2017: US09777502 (4 worldwide citation)

A multi-level (ML) fulfillment center is designed to accommodate landing and takeoff of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), possibly in an urban setting, such as in a densely populated area. Unlike traditional fulfillment centers, the ML fulfillment centers may include many levels (i.e., stories, floor ...


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Richard J Chutorash, James E Trainor, Jeffrey Golden, Steven L Geerlings: Communication system and method. GENTEX CORPORATION, Foley & Lardner, Bradley D Johnson, March 21, 2017: US09600950 (4 worldwide citation)

A vehicle system includes a vehicle communication module in the vehicle, a remote start system in the vehicle, and a vehicle processor. The vehicle processor is configured to determine if the vehicle is in a garage, and further configured to receive an indication of a remote start request from the r ...


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Hollenbeck Robert Keith: Draft inducer air flow control.. Gen Electric, August 31, 1994: EP0612960-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

A control circuit for a motor driving a fan for inducing a draft in the exhaust of a heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system. The control circuit may be used in conjunction with either a variable pressure sensor or one or two discrete pressure sensors. A controller receives informati ...


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Lawrence T Sunshine: Ion generator device support. PLASMA AIR INTERNATIONAL, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, May 23, 2017: US09660425 (3 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to ion generator device supports. An ion generator device support is configured to retain an ion generator device, the ion generator device having a first portion containing exposed electrodes and a second portion, the support includes a first wall, a second wall e ...


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Joshua D Payne, Mohammad E Dufford: Systems and methods for improving energy efficiency of a vehicle based on route prediction. Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Snell & Wilmer, July 11, 2017: US09702718 (3 worldwide citation)

A hybrid vehicle includes one or more processors, a memory, an engine, a battery, and a motor. The motor is configured to utilize electrical energy stored in the battery for powering a movement of the wheels or an operation of the hybrid vehicle. A memory stores route data and corresponding vehicle ...


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John Walsh, Robert J Mowris: Fan controller. Kenneth L Green, Averill & Green, November 22, 2016: US09500386 (3 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for a fan controller. The fan controller determines HVAC system type and heating or cooling mode for gas furnace, heat pump, electric resistance, and hydronic heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems. For gas furnace heating systems, the apparatus ...


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Koelman Hein J, Slik Gerhard: Improved instrument panel assembly and method of forming same. Dow Global Technologies, Koelman Hein J, Slik Gerhard, CHAPPLE Scott A, September 2, 2004: WO/2004/074026 (3 worldwide citation)

An instrument panel assembly (10) is provided for an article of manufacture such as an automotive vehicle. The assembly (10) typically includes at least one framework structure (12) and at least one construction (18). The framework structure (12) and the construction (18) are typically attached (e.g ...


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Chapman John Gilman Jr, Ashworth Nicholas, Burt Robert, Gray Tony, Wagner Phillip Ryan, Rao Joseph P, Catlin George N: Occupancy-based zoning climate control system and method. Ranco Incorporated Of Delaware, Chapman John Gilman Jr, Ashworth Nicholas, Burt Robert, Gray Tony, Wagner Phillip Ryan, Rao Joseph P, Catlin George N, MAKEEVER Jeffery J, October 11, 2007: WO/2007/114985 (3 worldwide citation)

A control system for managing a heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) system based on occupancy of an area is provided. The occupancy may be determined by anticipated programming based on time of day zoning, and/or by actual sensed occupancy. In the later, the control system includes an o ...


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Marco Ranalli, Martin Adldinger, Todd Robert Barnhart, John LaGrandeur, Lon E Bell, Lakhi Nandlal Goenka: Temperature control systems with thermoelectric devices. Gentherm Incorporated, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 31, 2017: US09555686 (2 worldwide citation)

Temperature control systems and methods can be designed for controlling the interior climate of a vehicle or other the climate of another desired region. The temperature control system for a vehicle can have a thermoelectric system providing heating and/or cooling, including supplemental heating and ...